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The Raven — a spooky treat

October 29, 2017


Quoth the Raven “Nevermore.” — Poe Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) was an American author who is arguably among the greatest writers of horror fiction. He also invented the detective novel and helped usher in science fiction. And he wrote poems. Back in the day — long before radio, records, CDs, TV, the Internet, and streaming […]

Creepy Thoughts for Adults at Halloween

October 31, 2013


At Halloween, kids dress up as scary monsters, pushing back their fears by acting as the creatures that scare them. Often they’re afraid of things we know to be unreal, like monsters under the bed or in the closet. (My favorite comes from a TV fantasy episode where they warned against “head spiders” that have […]